Islamic State plot in Australia raises questions

...It might also become capable of replicating in Australia the London public transport bombings of 2005 which killed four," said Barton, referring to the murder last year in the London suburb of Woolwich. Two extremists ran a soldier down in a...
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Militant gains illustrate plight of Syrian Kurds

...insurgency in southeast Turkey."This is a complicating factor in the equation," said Fawaz Gerges, a Middle East expert at the London School of Economics.The U.S. and its allies think the Kurdish alliance is fighting alongside the Assad government, he...
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Vote counting begins in Scotland on independence

...eligible - including residents as young as 16.A Yes vote would trigger 18 months of negotiations between Scottish leaders and London-based politicians on how the two countries would separate their institutions before Scotland's planned Independence Day...
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Sierra Leone to shut down for three days to slow Ebola officials - declined to identify the patient or detail his condition.___Associated Press writers Maria Cheng in London; Edith M. Lederer at the United Nations; Lolita C. Baldor in Washington; Sarah DiLorenzo in Dakar, Senegal; Mike Stobbe...
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'Dream team' of artists assembled for Soboleff Center

...techniques to explore traditional Northwest Coast design. His work is held in museum collections including The British Museum in London, The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, The Seattle Art Museum, the Heard Museum in Phoenix, and the Smithsonian National Museum...
US basketball reigns in Spain and awaits Rio Olympics

...and flies down to Brazil for the Olympics - if we're not prepared with the same mentality that we had here and Istanbul and London and Beijing, we're capable of being beaten. So we have to come with that same focus and energy that we did and keep this...
Fall Arts Preview

...Broadway history.Jan. 9-Feb. 1: "The Mountaintop," directed by Lydia Fort"The Mountaintop," which debuted in 2009 in London, re-imagines the last night in Martin Luther King's life. In April 1968, having just delivered a major speech, King...
My Turn: In memoriam Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...Tlingit oral narratives stands a quotation from T. S. Eliot's essay "Tradition and the Individual Talent" first published in London in 1919. "Tradition," Eliot says, "cannot be inherited, and if you want it you must obtain it by great labour." That...
Today in Sports History

...surrendered in ceremonies aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending World War II.On this date:In 1666, the Great Fire of London broke out.In 1789, the United States Treasury Department was established.In 1864, during the Civil War, Union Gen. William...
FCC chairman discusses unique state needs at roundtable

...always," Wheeler said.Ever since a telegraph system from London to Washington, D.C., was discussed during Abraham Lincoln's...similar role in the Arctic Fibre project, which would connect London to Tokyo via a submarine cable that runs through Alaskan waters...


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